Preliminary Daily Summary(2006/3/1 - 2006/3/31)

Station: LAKE CHARLES REGIONAL ARPT State:LA ID: 165078
Latitude: 30.12 degrees Longitude: -93.23 degrees Elevation:9 feet

Temperature PrecipitationWind(kts)  
Water
Equiv
DFN Snow/
Ice
Snow/
Depth
Avg
Spd
Res
Spd
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Dir
Peak
Gust
Weather
Occurrences
Obs
DayMaxMin AvgDFNDptRel Hum HDDCDD
03/01/06 75 52 64 657 76 1 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 7.8 7.4 200 M x 1 2 24
03/02/06 77 54 66 859 80 0 10.00 -0.110.00 0.00 4.2 4.0 218 M x 1 2 24
03/03/06 78 53 66 844 52 0 10.00 -0.110.00 0.00 8.2 8.0 64 M x 2 24
03/04/06 72 46 59 141 57 6 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 6.8 5.8 86 M x 8 24
03/05/06 75 51 63 455 76 2 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 4.7 3.0 195 M x 1 8 24
03/06/06 80 56 68 960 80 0 30.00 -0.110.00 0.00 4.0 2.2 229 M x 2 1 8 24
03/07/06 76 60 68 959 80 0 30.00 -0.110.00 0.00 5.7 5.0 155 M x 2 1 24
03/08/06 78 59 69 1063 a 78 a 0 40.00 -0.110.00 0.00 12.3 a11.6 17029 u 1 8 23
03/09/06 80 54 67 759 73 0 20.00 T-0.110.00 0.00 11.2 9.8 19636 q 8 4 23
03/10/06 80 49 65 563 a 83 a 0 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 9.2 a 8.5 156 M x 2 1 8 23
03/11/06 81 71 76 1668 79 0 110.00 -0.120.00 0.00 13.413.3 16530 u 8 1 23
03/12/06 81 72 77 1768 78 0 120.00 -0.120.00 0.00 14.514.4 16931 q 8 23
03/13/06 80 66 73 1358 63 0 80.00 T-0.120.00 0.00 8.2 2.8 240 M x 8 4 23
03/14/06 73 48 61 031 34 4 00.00 -0.120.00 0.00 11.811.1 31 M x 23
03/15/06 70 43 57 -437 a 49 a 8 00.00 -0.120.00 0.00 9.8 a 8.3 109 M x 23
03/16/06 76 60 68 762 83 0 30.01 -0.110.00 0.00 6.6 4.8 180 M x 4 1 2 23
03/17/06 80 64 72 1153 57 0 70.00 -0.120.00 0.00 7.2 6.4 65 M x 2 1 23
03/18/06 67 58 63 244 52 2 00.00 T-0.120.00 0.00 12.712.0 8227 u 4 23
03/19/06 79 60 70 859 71 0 50.00 T-0.120.00 0.00 11.0 8.7 128 M x 23
03/20/06 77 58 68 666 83 0 30.10 -0.020.00 0.00 10.8 6.5 18128 w 4 1 8 23
03/21/06 72 49 61 -139 51 4 00.00 -0.120.00 0.00 8.9 7.9 349 M x 2 23
03/22/06 62 44 53 -939 65 12 00.00 T-0.120.00 0.00 11.310.9 45 M x 5 4 23
03/23/06 63 42 53-1034 57 12 00.00 T-0.120.00 0.00 11.911.3 1 M x 4 23
03/24/06 63 40 52-1130 51 13 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 7.1 6.6 350 M x 23
03/25/06 70 36 53-1031 c 48 c 12 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 4.0 c 1.6 360 M x 8 21
03/26/06 69 42 56 -738 a 55 a 9 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 7.0 a 5.6 134 M x 8 23
03/27/06 77 48 63 051 68 2 00.00 -0.110.00 0.00 8.5 7.8 151 M x 23
03/28/06 74 57 66 358 81 0 10.08 -0.030.00 0.00 5.9 4.2 85 M x 1 4 23
03/29/06 76 60 68 460 79 0 30.00 T-0.110.00 0.00 7.1 5.2 140 M x 1 4 23
03/30/06 80 61 71 762 75 0 60.00 -0.11 M M 9.7 9.5 162 M x 1 23
03/31/06 M M M -66 q 86 q M M M - M M 8.0 q 2.3 174 M x 1 7
Ag/Sum74.753.864.287730.19
Norm71.350.861.0163.049.03.54
DFN3.43.03.2-7624-3.35
Temperature Data Precipitation Data Weather Occurrences Legend
AVERAGE MONTHLY64.2TOTAL FOR THE MONTH0.191 = Fog/Mist
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL3.2DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-3.352 = Heavy fog
HIGHEST 81 ON 03/11GREATEST 24HR TOTAL0.103 = Drizzle
LOWEST 36 ON 03/25NUMBER OF DAYS WITH4 = Rain
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH - 0.01 INCH OR MORE PRECIP25 = Thunderstorm
MAX 32 OR BELOW0.0- 0.10 INCH OR MORE PRECIP16 = Freezing Rain
MAX 90 OR ABOVE0.0- 0.50 INCH OR MORE PRECIP07 = Snow
MIN 32 OR BELOW0.0- 1.00 INCH OR MORE PRECIP08 = Haze
MIN 0 OR BELOW0.09 = blowing snow
HEATING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65)x = tornado
TOTAL THIS MONTH87
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL-76 T -- traceobs -- number of hourly observations received
COOLING DEGREE DAYS(BASE 65) M -- estimated
TOTAL THIS MONTH73
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL24values use Daily Normals calculated by SRCC